The Minister of Agriculture, Abdelhamid Hamdani, supervised, today, Saturday, January 16th, 2021, the official installation of the Supreme Council for Fisheries and Fishery Wealth.
On this occasion, the Minister congratulated all the actors in the fishing field, noting the efforts exerted to organize the fishing profession and run it effectively.
As such, Hamdani, also, praised the efforts of the General Directorate of Forests and the General Union of Fishermen, who worked hand in hand for a long period of time.
The Minister explained that fishing is a recreational activity that plays a fundamental role in maintaining the environmental balance through the management of the fishery wealth.
In this vein, the same official stressed that this council comes as the culmination of a long path to eliminate the overfishing crisis and restore fishing management mechanisms.
In addition, the Minister added that fishermen will benefit from trainings with a view to contributing to preserve the fishery wealth and resources.